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Jan 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
anniversary of the historic roe vs. wade decision legalizing abortion rights the pro-choice community has a lot to be thankful for and quite a bit to fear on another. let's start with the thankful stuff first. sure the mandatory anti-rowe protest took place in cities like huntsville, alabama. even in huntsville, pro-choice protestors were out and waving their signs today. go alabama. now perhaps they were marking what seems to be an historic shift in how the nation, as a whole, sees this issue. because according to the latest nbc news "wall street journal" poll, for the first time, a majority of american adults support some form of legal right to abortion. 31% say it should always be legal. 23% say mostly legal. and for a -- that's for a 54% majority. on the negative side, 35% think abortion should be illegal but with exceptions. only 9% say abortion should always be illegal without any exceptions lookin' at you paul ryan. no surprise then that when asked if they would like the supreme court to completely overturn roe v. wade, majorities in three polls say no way. less than a quarter want
Jan 21, 2013 4:00pm PST
anniversary of roe v. wade. we're going to talk to one of the last abortion doctors in the state of mississippi. >> doctors who perform abortions in mississippi must be board certified obgyn and also have privileges at local hospital to admit patients if necessary. the pomp, the circumstance the insight and analysis. current tv presents the presidential inauguration plus insight into obama's second term. only on current tv. the chill of peppermint. the rich dark chocolate. york peppermint pattie get the sensation. >> cenk: welcome back to "the young turks." tomorrow will be the 40th anniversary of roe v. wade. what has happened to the american people? they have become accustomed to it and 63% of americans say they would be opposed to overturning the roe v. wade. back in 2011 they broke the amount of laws that were limiting abortion. you see 92, which is gigantic. now in 2012 well, it's been down to 43. those 43 are now centered on six states, and of course there are some red states that are trying to take away rights. now this is an interesting stat as well. this is the most in
Jan 22, 2013 3:00pm PST
rights won a historying victory with the courts roe v. wade decision but the battle is only beginning. i'm michael shure filling in for jennifer granholm. this is the war room. [ ♪ theme music ♪ ] >> the supreme court today ruled that abortion is completely a private matter to be decided by mother and doctor in the first three months of pregnancy. the 7-2 ruling will likely lead to drastic overhall of laws on abortion. >> michael: it was 40 years ago that they legalized abortion in this country. the harris poll taken at that time found 52% of americans supported the decision. a wall street journal nbc poll found that 54% of americans believe women should be able to have an abortion. despite the widespread public support many lawmakers are doing whatever they can to take away a woman's right to choose. coming away from washington, d.c. is kay shepherd with mother jones magazine, kate, thank you for coming inside "the war room." >> thanks for having me. >> michael: kate, we read so much about mississippi. mississippi used to have 14 abortion clinics. now it just has one. how in 2013 do
Jan 23, 2013 9:00pm PST
anything," former nfl defensive back wade davis who came out last year as gay, is now speaking out. he had this to say about life inside the nfl locker room. >> joy: it's one of the gayest sports in my opinion. always hugging there is penetration in the end zone. don't even talk. it's a very gay. >> you should see what goes on in the locker room, then you would definitely think it was the gayest sport. >> joy: also my panel chimes in yes, the beyonce lip-sync controversy won't go away. plus i sit down with the acclaimed director of "les but when joint pain and stiffness from psoriatic arthritis hit even the smallest things became difficult. i finally understood what serious joint pain is like. i talked to my rheumatologist and he prescribed enbrel. enbrel can help relieve pain, stiffness, and stop joint damage. because enbrel, etanercept suppresses your immune system, it may lower your ability to fight infections. serious, sometimes fatal events including infections tuberculosis lymphoma, other cancers, and nervous system and blood disorders have occurred. before starting enbrel
Jan 24, 2013 4:00pm PST
't protect the bankers anymoren that does, he picks mary wade. >> you should not fail to extinguish between what is criminal and what is mistaken behavior even reckless risk-taking and now bow to the frenzy. >> cenk: in other words, oh, hell no, we will not be going after the banks at all. great. that's the person we picked. and then, a tragic case in illinois, a man beaten to death by cops. it's just been ruled a homicide, so of course, prosecutors are saying they're not going to do anything about it. here's the reaction. >> officers are placed on temporary leave pending the outcome of this investigation will be returned to full duty immediately. >> cenk: it's an exciting show. don't go anywhere. you know why? because it's go-time. [ ♪ theme ♪ ] >> cenk: we had rare great news yesterday for progressives, women will now finally be allowed into the front lines of combat. they already had in of course the navy and air force, because they fly the planes, but now the army and marines will have to do it. panetta said those two branches will have to take time to implement it. let's listen to
Jan 23, 2013 6:00am PST
deal with that? >> hal: you know, before roe v. wade and before it was a protected right in this country a lot of women handled this quite frankly like patrick swayze's dance partner in dirty dancing. through a shady doctor or no doctor at all. >> caller: but they did it on the kitchen table. >> hal: exactly. or well people who could pretend they didn't have to do these kind of things would send their daughter to visit a cousin and she would come back without the child anymore. >> caller: there's one clinic in each of these four states and some women have to drive five hours. they have to wait 72 hours and drive back. it is disgusting. >> hal: absolutely. >> caller: i love you guys. >> love you too, dana. thanks for coming on saturday. >> hal: you know, that's been the drip, drip of legislaturewise across this country. and unfortunately, we were talking a lot about this about the fact that the focal point was on the president because of the inauguration and this idea that you know, he's our primary representative. i was not comfortable -- i'm never using the word leader b
Jan 28, 2013 6:00am PST
. the prolifes down in d.c. every year and he made a public service announcement roe v. wade. it is scary this is where we are. >> john: it is. the one question i would like to see these guys ask, i've said it before on the show. i have no problem if you're opposed to abortion for moral reasons or religious reasons even though jesus never mentioned abortion but was clearly against the death penalty, even if i were against it and you want to use the legislative process to protect an unborn, it is a free country. you should take full advantage of it. if you want to ignore them as soon as you're born. you're a horrible person. you have a right to do that. however, i want to see one of the so-called journalists say to the paul ryans of the world the mitt romneys of the world ask them one question. once you've achieved your dream america and abortion is outlawed, who deserves longer jailstentions, the women who terminate pregnancies or the doctors who perform them because it went on for a long time before roe v. wade. women with money could always terminate pregnancies. abortion has always bee
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
's funny. yesterday, of course, they were marking the anniversary of roe v. wade. i was walking through this liberal city that i didn't know very well which i've come to like in the few days i've been here. i was walking through and there was a pro-life demonstration there. there was a smattering of people in the middle of pioneer square. not a big number of people there. i thought how ironic that tomorrow we're going to be inaugurating a president who has, again, john pointed out, elected by the liberals in this country who came out and really -- a lot of them very disappointed with his first term to be frank as we know. but who came out and voted and re-elected him. here i am in portland. liberal city that the sort of pro-life march. and rally. i went and stlood and listened to them. i felt like that was yesterday's america. you point out that people are watching current tv. this, for us, is also the symmetry of our year with politically direct coverage. we started out the very beginning covering the republican debates. we didn't know who the president would be running against. here w
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
. >> and it is the anniversary of roe v. wade. 70% of american believe the ruling should be upheld. this is the first time in ten years a majority has indicated support. we're back after the break. ♪ hand of government" ... i want to have that conversation. let's talk about it. really? you're going to lay people off because now the government is going to help you fund your healthcare. really? i want to have those conversations, not to be confrontational, but to understand what the other side is saying, and i'd like to arm our viewers with the ability to argue with their conservative uncle joe over the dinner table. [ voice of dennis ] allstate. with accident forgiveness, they guarantee your rates won't go up just because of an accident. smart kid. [ voice of dennis ] indeed. are you in good hands? from silver screens... to flat screens... twizzlerize your entertainment everyday with twizzlers the twist you can't resist. [♪ theme music ♪] >> announcer: ladies and gentlemen, it's the "stephanie miller show"! ♪ i'm walking on sunshine, woe ho ♪ ♪ i'm walking on sunshine, woe ho
Search Results 0 to 11 of about 12 (some duplicates have been removed)